water crisis

India's deepening water crisis at the heart of farm protests

India’s water crisis looms over an agrarian crisis that has been brewing for decades.

published on : 29th April 2021

Assembly polls: Pressing matters in Tamil Nadu and how we prevailed over them

Express takes a look at the four most significant concerns in the last five years...

published on : 4th April 2021

Delhi Jal Board taking serious view of severe water crisis

He has also issued a set of guidelines to undertake any repair work which is likely to curtail water supply caused by shutdowns.

published on : 20th March 2021

Rs 725 crore for Sunkishala project to end Hyderabad’s water woes

The government sanctioned Rs 725 crore in the State Budget for the project on Thursday.

published on : 19th March 2021

Delhi may face huge water crises as Punjab will close canals from Bhakra dam: Satyendar Jain

The Delhi Jal Board had said water supply in several areas of east Delhi was hit due to repair work to fix leakage in Vikas Kunj area and added the supply is likely to be restored.

published on : 15th March 2021

Water supply restored in 90 per cent of affected areas in east, north-east Delhi: DJB

The supply was hit in many localities of east and north-east Delhi over the weekend due to the repair undertaken by the Delhi Jal Board (DJB).

published on : 15th March 2021

Odisha: Drinking water crisis for Balangir residents as summer nears

Residents of Bhalumunda village under Bangomunda block, that has around 600 households, are grappling with acute water scarcity and depending on a lone tube-well.

published on : 14th March 2021

Defunct projects add to water crisis in Malkangiri

Around 50 villages in Malkangiri are reeling under drinking water crisis as more than 100 piped water supply projects are lying defunct across seven blocks in the district.

published on : 13th March 2021

Villagers block NH protesting drinking water crisis

The villagers said the problem of water scarcity is perennial though it becomes acute every year from March onwards. 

published on : 9th March 2021

Water crisis continues in Mississippi, weeks after cold snap

The crisis has taken a toll on businesses. Jeff Good is co-owner of three Jackson restaurants, and two of them remained closed Wednesday.

published on : 4th March 2021

Delhi will face water crisis if Centre closes Nangal Hydel channel, says AAP's Raghav Chadha

He also asked Gajendra Singh Shekhawat Union Minister of Jal Shakti to call a meeting of all the stakeholders on this problem.

published on : 25th February 2021

Kadamakudy residents reel in severe drinking water crisis

Residents of Chariyam Thuruth of Kadamakudy panchayat have been facing severe drinking water shortage for the last one month, after a Kerala Water Authority pipeline burst in the area.

published on : 28th January 2021

Ex-Michigan governor Rick Snyder faces two charges in Flint water scandal

Two misdemeanors popped up in an online court file on Wednesday night after Attorney General Dana Nessel and her prosecutors announced a Thursday news conference to discuss their findings.

published on : 14th January 2021

Water inequality! SCB residents stage protest over shortage, tariff

Armed with empty earthen pots, several residents protested in Karkhana on Sunday

published on : 28th December 2020

How Chennai's water woes pushed Bengaluru to provide swift solution its own water problems

It was also this day that added the much-needed fillip to Bengaluru’s two-decade-old water conservation programme.

published on : 22nd November 2020
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